Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Poor gas mileage problem
View Single Post
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 09-14-2006, 04:50 PM
poncho62's Avatar
poncho62 poncho62 is online now
Out of the Loop Moderator
 
Last wiki edit: Streetbeasts links
Last journal entry: at car show
Last photo:
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Hanover, Ontario, Canada
Age: 62
Posts: 17,029
Wiki Edits: 5

Thanks: 24
Thanked 331 Times in 258 Posts
I think that the engine is operating out of its optimum RPM range....in other words, it is being lugged too much.

I bet a set of 3.23s or so would get better mileage and would be a lot peppier too.
__________________
Ontario Rodders
Reply With Quote